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Seorang pembeli bernama Saliza Abdullah mendakwa beliau telah ditipu oleh seorang penjual menggunakan nama Ibu Syira dalam laman sosial Facebook. Ibu Syira menurut Saliza, telah gagal menghantar barang berupa swing chair yang beliau pesan walaupun bayaran...

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Indonesia president Jokowi spotted flying economy class [photos]

Indonesia President Joko Widodo flying economy to attend son graduation in Singapore. Indonesia’s new President Joko Widodo caused a stir this weekend by opting to fly economy class to watch his son’s high school graduation in Singapore, drawing both praise and criticism online. Skipping the usual heavy security protocol for heads of state, Widodo and his wife Iriana queued for check-in...

China censored awkward APEC photos and video of Putin and China president wife

In this Nov. 10, 2014 file photo, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin, right, puts a shawl on Peng Liyuan, left, wife of Chinese President Xi Jinping as they arrive to watch a fireworks show after a welcome banquet for the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Beijing.(AP Photo,...

Singapore ‘Mobile Air’ scammed Vietnamese tourist of iPhone 6

Pham Van Thoai, the Vietnamese tourist, cried as he begged a Mobile Air shop employees to give him his money back on Monday. Photo credit: LIANHE ZAOBAO Singaporeans outraged by an electronics shop that left a Vietnamese tourist in tears after a phone-sale scam have...

US lifts 40-year arms ban to boost Vietnam sea defense

Photo taken on June 23, 2014 by Vietnam’s maritime police allegedly shows a Chinese boat (L) ramming a Vietnamese vessel in contested waters near China’s deep sea drilling rig in the South China Sea (AFP Photo/Maritime Police). WASHINGTON – In a decision...

OMG! Chinese tourists washing their feet in fountain

Chinese tourist cleaning her feet in a fountain,

Chinese tourist cleaning her feet in a fountain, Photos of Chinese tourists unabashedly cleaning their feet, shoe in a fountain in Sanya, Hainan drawing ire of netizen, reported China website Tencent. Chinese...

Watch! What’s make Malaysia First Lady soooo animated

Animated

This GIF animation are buzzing on WeChat – particularly in China. Malaysia’s very own First Lady Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor clearly stand out among the leaders spouse in this pix. Watch. Animated ...

An evening at Bintulu Promenade [2014 PHOTOS]

The promenade is part of the development plan to turn Kemena river shoreline into premier business district in Bintulu. According to the developers shops, offices, shopping and retail complexes, hotels, apartments, bungalows and semi-detached...

Watch taxi driver keeps onlookers spellbound by his ‘Pantun’

Must watch. Known only as uncle Saw, this taxi driver kept onlookers spellbound when he spoke in perfect rhymes chastising Barisan Nasional for failing the people and rooting for Pakatan Rakyat to make it to Putrajaya. ...

Instagram feed – the streets of Bintulu

These pix are taken from our instagram @btu.weekly – please follow us! Walking along the dusty road of Kidurong industrial zone. #kidurong A photo posted by BtuWeekly (@btu.weekly) on Oct 10, 2014 at 2:37pm PDT ...

Scientists get excited seeing world’s first clips of ancient fish mating

Pre-historic sex

Scientists are pretty excited seeing video recording of ancient fish mating – for the first time! It sound pretty awkward but the first act of copulation occurred in the nippy Scottish sea some...

Experts believed ultrafast Internet opens up new possibilities

1Gbps

WASHINGTON: Superfast Internet connections are likely open up new kinds of communication such as “telepresence” and improve services such as remote health care, a survey of experts showed...

Budget 2015 fell short to create digital economy

Pikom, the national information and communications technology (ICT) association of Malaysia, feels the Budget 2015 announced today fell short of measures needed to create a digital economy. The association...

Google Street View now cover 90 percent of west Malaysia

Google Street View image Google announced that 90 per cent of the scenery found along west Malaysia’s public roads and highways already made available on its Street View. “Over the past year, we’ve...

British Airways daily London-KL direct flight to start May 2015

Pic. BA

Pic. BA British Airways will resume daily London – Kuala Lumpur direct flight beginning May 27, 2015 according to Malaysia Airport Berhad in a statement, yesterday. The airline first flying to Kuala...

Five things that put you in trouble while visiting Thailand

The hunger games salute become symbol of resistant in Thailand.

Thailand is heaven – whatever that mean. But be warned. Things are changing and are changing fast in Thailand after the military coup. Richard Bennett, Amnesty International’s Asia-Pacific Director,...

The physical changes of Tanjung Batu shoreline 2007 – 2014

Tanjung batu beach on August 2007. So much have changed, physically along this particular shoreline nearly a decade later. Nowadays, hectare of new land have been created on this spot by reclaiming the...

Water sports you know longer see in Bintulu

Wind surfing at Kellog beach, Bintulu. Photo: Edward Nicholl. Wind surfing. Yup people do wind surfing in Bintulu decades ago, at time when our beaches were spanning miles long. This rare photo of an...